To date, cloud file-sharing and synch vendors have priced their services in part on the amount of storage you procure, but this model has been under increasing stress. In a previous blog, I’d mentioned: I suspect most vendors will gradually lower their prices to remain competitive, and I wouldn't be surprised to see unlimited (or … Continue reading Does Unlimited Storage from Amazon Challenge Box (and Everyone Else)?
No ECM or DAM conversation is complete without a heated discussion about cloud services. By “Cloud Services,” we mean to what extent can a particular solution get deployed in a cloud, by you, the vendor, or a third party. It's actually not always a simple proposition, but as enterprises seek to decrease infrastructure spending and … Continue reading Webinar: Is Your ECM/DAM System Cloud Ready?
Box has been a popular vendor in file sync and sharing marketplace; however it now wants to move beyond that, fueled in part by new funding from its early 2015 IPO. Box sees itself as a broader provider of content and collaboration services. The vendor wants to become a content layer that licensees can use … Continue reading Box Unboxing into Content and Collaboration
Many of our customers -- especially those who have invested in Enterprise Content Management (ECM) platforms from vendors such as EMC and Oracle -- ask us if they can use DAM offerings from these vendors for their Digital Asset Management initiatives. As always, the answer is: It depends. In general, there are three types of … Continue reading Using ECM platforms for Digital Asset Management